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The latest from YDEKC and the field.


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May 29, 2019: Racial Equity in the Youth Development Field Series Session II

Racial Equity in the Youth Development Field: A Conversation Series for YDEKC Members to Increase Awareness, Intention, and Action Around Issues of Inequity within Youth Serving Organizations Session 2: Engaging Boards in Issues of Race and Equity Boards of Directors of youth serving non-profits [...]

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5 Lessons Learned from YDEKC’s Racial Equity Community of Practice

By Edward Cleofe YDEKC launched our Racial Equity Community of Practice—a group of youth-serving non-profit professionals committing to coming together monthly for a year to discuss the ongoing racial equity work in our organizations—in Spring 2017. Fifteen individuals from nine organizations [...]

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Jan 24, 2019: Racial Equity in the Youth Development Field Series Session I

Racial Equity in the Youth Development Field: A Conversation Series for YDEKC Members to Increase Awareness, Intention, and Action Around Issues of Inequity within Youth Serving Organizations Session 1: A report back on YDEKC’s first Racial Equity Community of Practice Come learn from [...]

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